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Explosion In Tech Lobbying

by Russ Choma | Open Secrets The three rising giants of tech all spent heavily on K Street in the first quarter of the year, marking perhaps a permanent change in the hierarchy of Silicon Valley’s profile in Washington. Google…

Cop shoots sick skunk

A police officer shot and killed a skunk yesterday in the Kendall Park section of South Brunswick Township, according to a homeowner. South Brunswick police and animal control services responded to a township home where a skunk was seen The…

Elizabeth firefighters honored

This weekend firefighters and citizens from Elizabeth were honored at the New Jersey State Firefighter’s Mutual Benevolent Association (NJFMBA) valor awards banquet. The event was held at the Pines Manor and hosted by Tony Caputo of News 12 New Jersey…

Fatal shooting under investigation

Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at around 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, on Court Street. Officers responding to reports of an unconscious male with possible stab wounds found 18-year-old Oscar Antonio Martinez-Alvarez with a fatal gunshot wound…